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Palacios Area Fund’s Operation Santa Claus is the largest and oldest non-profit food and gift outreach program in Palacios. Since 1985, Operation Santa has been providing a full holiday meal and distributing wrapped Christmas gifts to community children, families and many senior citizens that are in need during the holiday.

With charitable donations received from caring and generous individuals, businesses and organizations, Palacios Area Fund can provide for these needs. Operation Santa Claus averages close to reaching over 100 households and 300 individuals each year.

Applications will be accepted November 9 - December 3, 2020. 

To be eligible, you must have proof of residence (utility bill), photo ID, proof of school enrollment, and birth certificates for those not enrolled in school. 

Applications will be accepted at the following locations:
  • Palacios Area Fund, 454 B, Main Street, Palacios, TX from 9 AM - 3 PM
  • Matagorda County Annex, 405 Commerce, Matagorda, TX from 8 AM - 5 PM
Please make sure to wear a mask.

Do you have a planned giving strategy?

Let us help you invest your money wisely and put it to work in the Palacios Area. We can help you identify a gift to fit your goals. Together we can make a significant impact on our community. There is power in planning!

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